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College of Agriculture

Division of Biology
Faculty of the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station

The Division of Biology offers a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees in three options: Biology, Fisheries, Wildlife & Conservation Biology, and Microbiology; a Master of Science degree in Biology; and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in two options: Biology and Microbiology.

 

John M. Blair

John M. Blair
University Distinguished Professor, Associate Director for Faculty Development

Specialization:
Ecosystem ecology and terrestrial biogeochemistry
Grasslands and global change
Restoration ecology
Ecology of soil invertebrates

John M. Briggs

John M. Briggs
Professor, Director - Konza Prairie Biological Station

Specialization:
Plant ecology
Landscape ecology
Ecological data management

 

Susan J. Brown

Susan J. Brown
University Distinguished
Professor

Specialization:
Evolution of gene regulatory networks
Genomics and bioinformatics

 

Rollie J. Clem

Rollie J. Clem
Professor

Specialization:
Regulation of apoptosis in insects
Molecular biology of insect viruses

 

Walter K. Dodds

Walter K. Dodds
University Distinguished
Professor

Specialization:
Water quality
Nutrient cycling
Nutrient criteria

 

Carolyn J. Ferguson

Carolyn J. Ferguson
Professor, Curator - K-State Herbarium

Specialization:
Plant systematics
Phylogeny and evolution of Phlox

 


 

David C. Hartnett

David C. Hartnett
University Distinguished
Professor

Specialization:
Plant population biology
Plant-animal interactions
Ecology of grasslands and savannas

 


 

Loretta C. Johnson

Loretta C. Johnson
Professor, Co-Director - Ecological Genomics Institute

Specialization:
Ecological genomics
Plant ecology
Climate change

 

 

Kristin Michel

Kristin Michel
Associate Professor

Specialization:
Host-pathogen interactions
Vector biology

 

A. Lorena Passarelli

A. Lorena Passarelli
Professor, Associate Director for Student Development

Specialization:
Molecular biology of baculoviruses
Gene regulation and viral pathogenesis

 

Kathrin Schrick

Kathrin Schrick
Associate Professor

Specialization:
Plant molecular biology
Developmental biology
Plant evolution

 


 

Ruth Welti

Ruth Welti
University Distinguished
Professor

Specialization:
Lipid analysis
Lipids in plants
Plant stress responses

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